Graduate Student Orientation Schedule

Department of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences



New Graduate Students:


Cecilia Anderson Sean Trisch

Ellen Engberg Armeda VanDam

Essa Gross Susan Wacaster

York Lewis Kristina Weston

John Lyons Rebecca Williams

Patricia Nadeau


Tuesday, August 24, 2004


12:00 - 4:30 p.m. Mandatory Graduate School General Orientation

General orientation for all new graduate students;

More information can be found on their web site


Wednesday, August 25, 2004


The following sessions are required for all new graduate students in our department.

They will be held in Dow 633.


1:00 - 1:15 p.m. Welcome Wayne Pennington, Chair


1:15 - 1:30 p.m. Work Site Safety Regulations

Bob Barron, Safety Officer


1:30 - 2:00 p.m. Administrative Details

Amie Ledgerwood, Senior Secretary

2:00 - 2:15 p.m. Break


2:15 - 3:00 p.m. Keeping on Track, M.S. and Ph.D. Degree Requirements;

John Gierke, Chair, Graduate Committee



3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Computing Facilities

Joshua Myles, System Administrator